Dead Soap Walking: Mistresses Flops on ABC
It's one thing to adore a principled, do-gooder, "Gladiator" in love with a married president (Hi, Scandal's Olivia Pope!), but is America actually ready to embrace a soap opera where several female protagonists are homewreckers? Apparently not, judging from the ratings for ABC's Mistresses.
Under 4.5 million people tuned in for the premiere of the Mouse House's summer sudser, starring an all-grown-up Alyssa Milano. The American version of the U.K. hit only netted a 1.2 among adults 18-49. What did you think of the premiere of Mistresses? Sound off in the comments!
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